Farooq A Rathore (Reviewer)

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I am a consultant and associate professor in Rehabilitation Medicine with 155 publications and 05 book chapters. I love teaching and have conducted 100 workshops on research writing, publication ethics, and presentation skills in 5 countries of the world. I am a peer reviewer of more than 50 national and international journals and serve on the editorial board of 10 Biomedical Journals. My contact email is farooqrathore@gmail.com
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Joined October 19, 2017
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Mid-Career Researcher (Researcher, Associate Professor)
Physical Therapy, Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation
Neurological Rehabilitation, Amputees, Pain, Myofascial Pain Syndromes, Spinal Cord Injuries, Stroke Rehabilitation, Arthritis, Rheumatoid
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Armed Forces Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine
Department of Rehabilitation Medicine
Rawalpindi
Pakistan
Army Medical College Rawalpindi
Rawalpindi
Pakistan

Title Type Journal Title Year DOI
Letter to the editor: Citations from predatory journals must be discouraged and how to identify predatory journals and publishers Journal Article Irish Journal of Medical Science (1971 -) 2021 10.1007/s11845-020-02463-5
The Impact of Interdisciplinary Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation on Improving Neurological Outcomes Journal Article Global Spine Journal 2021 10.1177/2192568220984145
Are non?steroidal anti?inflammatory drugs effective for acute low back pain? A Cochrane Review summary with commentary Journal Article International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases 2021 10.1111/1756-185X.14088
COVID-19 Vaccination and the Challenge of Infodemic and Disinformation Journal Article Journal of Korean Medical Science 2021 10.3346/jkms.2021.36.e78
Comments on Effects of routine physiotherapy with and without neuromobilization in the management of internal shoulder impingement syndrome: A randomized controlled trial Journal Article Pakistan Journal of Medical Sciences 2021 10.12669/PJMS.37.1.3880
Is exercise training effective within 12 months of lung resection for non-small cell lung cancer?-A Cochrane Review summary with commentary Journal Article PM&R: The Journal of Injury, Function and Rehabilitation 2021 10.1002/PMRJ.12564
WHAT ARE THE EFFECTS OF DIFFERENT MODES OF EXERCISE TRAINING FOR INTERMITTENT CLAUDICATION? - A COCHRANE REVIEW SUMMARY WITH COMMENTARY Journal Article Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine 2021 10.2340/16501977-2820
Post-Intensive Care Syndrome and COVID-19: Crisis After a Crisis? Journal Article Heart, Lung and Circulation 2020 10.1016/j.hlc.2020.08.011
Guillain-Barr é syndrome in COVID-19: A scoping review Other 2020 10.1101/2020.06.13.20130062
Are risk assessment tools effective for the prevention of pressure ulcers formation?: A Cochrane review summary with commentary Journal Article American Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 2020
Challenges of Online Medical Education in Pakistan During COVID-19 Pandemic Journal Article Journal of College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan 2020
Cochrane Rehabilitation: 2019 annual report Journal Article European Journal of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine 2020
Comments on "Gunshot injury to spine: An institutional experience of management and complications from a developing country" - The need for an interdisciplinary spinal cord injury rehabilitation for improving outcomes in patients with gunshot injury to spine Journal Article Chinese Journal of Traumatology 2020 10.1016/J.CJTEE.2020.11.003
Disability in Pakistan: Past experiences, current situation and future directions Journal Article The Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association 2020
Does physical exercise training improve functional performance in type 3 spinal muscular atrophy? A Cochrane Review summary with commentary Journal Article Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology 2020 10.1111/DMCN.14622
Establishing and managing a quarantine and isolation centre in COVID-19 pandemic Journal Article Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association 2020 10.5455/JPMA.06
Expert opinions leave space for uncertainty when defining rehabilitation interventions: analysis of difficult decisions regarding categorization of rehabilitation reviews in the Cochrane library Journal Article European Journal of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine 2020 10.23736/S1973-9087.20.06615-0
Information overload and infodemic in the COVID-19 pandemic Journal Article Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association 2020
Is combination pharmacotherapy effective for management of fibromyalgia in adults? - A Cochrane Review summary with commentary Journal Article Journal of Musculoskeletal and Neuronal Interactions 2020
Is combination pharmacotherapy effective for management of fibromyalgia in adults? A cochrane review summary with commentary Journal Article Journal of Musculoskeletal Neuronal Interactions 2020 10.1002/14651858.CD010585.pub2
Neurological Manifestations and Complications of COVID-19: A Literature Review Journal Article Preprints.org 2020 10.1016/j.jocn.2020.05.017
Publishing research during pandemics: Are you vulnerable to the COVID-19 or predatory publishers? Journal Article Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association 2020 10.5455/JPMA.39
Pulmonary Rehabilitation in COVID-19 patients: A scoping review of current practice and its application during the pandemic Journal Article Turkish Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 2020 10.5606/TFTRD.2020.6889
Sanitization Walk-Through Gates During COVID-19 Pandemic: Effective or A False Sense of Protection? Journal Article Annals of King Edward Medical University Lahore Pakistan 2020
One in 11 Cochrane Reviews Are on Rehabilitation Interventions, According to Pragmatic Inclusion Criteria Developed by Cochrane Rehabilitation Journal Article Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 2019
A. diabetes as a communicable disease Journal Article Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association 2019
Bladder management practices in spinal cord injury patients: A single center experience from a developing country Journal Article Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine 2019 10.1080/10790268.2017.1417803
Clinical replicability of rehabilitation interventions in randomized controlled trials reported in main journals is inadequate Journal Article Journal of Clinical Epidemiology 2019 10.1016/j.jclinepi.2019.06.008
Cochrane Rehabilitation: 2018 annual report Journal Article European Journal of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine 2019
Comments on Sanjay Kalra et al (J Pak Med Assoc. 2019; 69(1): 127) A. Diabetes as a communicable disease Journal Article The Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association 2019
Disability rights and management in Pakistan: Time to face the bitter truth Journal Article Journal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan 2019 10.29271/jcpsp.2019.12.1131
Is neuromuscular electrical stimulation effective for management of patellofemoral pain syndrome? A Cochrane Review summary with commentary Journal Article Musculoskeletal Science and Practice 2019
The negative effects of anterior cruciate ligament injury during stroke rehabilitation Journal Article Pakistan Journal of Medical Sciences 2019
Beyond publish or perish: Promoting quality and increasing standards in medical research and writing Journal Article Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association 2018
Cancer rehabilitation: Emerging role of physiatrists in a multi-disciplinary cancer care team Journal Article Journal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan 2018
Cardiac rehabilitation as a continuum of care and current situation in Pakistan Journal Article Journal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan 2018 10.29271/JCPSP.2018.05.412
Cochrane Rehabilitation: Organization and Functioning Journal Article American Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 2018
Cochrane Rehabilitation: Report of the first year of work Journal Article European Journal of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine 2018
Combating Scientific Misconduct: The Role of Focused Workshops in Changing Attitudes Towards Plagiarism Journal Article Cureus 2018 10.7759/CUREUS.2698
Comment on Safa Pervaiz Vasir et al. (J Pak Med Assoc. 68: 327-8, 2018) Beyond Publish or Perish: Promoting quality and increasing standards in medical research and writing Journal Article The Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association 2018
Emerging role of exergaming rehabilitation of balance problems in the older adults Journal Article Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association 2018
Emerging role of exergaming rehabilitation of balance problems in the older adults Comment Journal Article The Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association 2018
Moodle and online learning in Pakistani medical universities: An opportunity worth exploring in higher education and research Journal Article Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association 2018
Neurological Recovery In Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury: Role Of Multidisciplinary Spinal Rehabilitation In Improving Outcomes Journal Article Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 2018
Paediatric spinal cord injuries in Pakistan Journal Article Journal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan 2018 10.29271/jcpsp.2018.07.499
Restless Genital Syndrome: Case Report of a Rare Disorder from Pakistan Journal Article Cureus 2018 10.7759/CUREUS.2619
The need for formal training in the peer review process and role of Publons Academy Journal Article Journal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan 2018 10.29271/JCPSP.2018.01.78
The rising menace of predatory publishing: Terms, concepts, and suggestions for Pakistani researchers Journal Article Journal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan 2018
A Questionnaire-Based Survey of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Residency Training in Pakistan Journal Article Cureus 2017
Compression Stockings and Pressure Ulcers: Case Series of a Neglected Issue Journal Article Cureus 2017 10.7759/CUREUS.1763
Important clinical rehabilitation principles unique to people with non-traumatic spinal cord dysfunction Journal Article Topics in Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation 2017 10.1310/sci2304-299
Integrating rehabilitation physicians in stroke rehabilitation challenges in Pakistan Journal Article Journal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan 2017
Prevalence and Perceptions of Musculoskeletal Disorders Among Hospital Nurses in Pakistan: A Cross-sectional Survey Journal Article Cureus 2017
Symptomatic accessory navicular bone: A case series Journal Article Egyptian Rheumatologist 2017
World Health Organization global disability action plan 2014-2021: Challenges and perspectives for physical medicine and rehabilitation in Pakistan Journal Article Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine 2017 10.2340/16501977-2149
A thirteen year audit of manuscripts related to medical education published in leading medical journals of Pakistan Journal Article Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association 2016
Acute stroke care and long term rehabilitation in Pakistan: Challenges and solutions Journal Article Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association 2016
Case Report of a Pressure Ulcer Occurring Over the Nasal Bridge Due to a Non-Invasive Ventilation Facial Mask Journal Article Cureus 2016 10.7759/CUREUS.813
Demographics of Lower Limb Amputations in the Pakistan Military: A Single Center, Three-Year Prospective Survey Journal Article Cureus 2016 10.7759/CUREUS.566
Knowledge Regarding Basic Facts of Stroke Among Final Year MBBS Students and House Officers: A Cross-Sectional Survey of 708 Respondents from Pakistan Journal Article Cureus 2016
Ochronotic arthropathy: Two case reports from a developing country Journal Article Clinical Medicine Insights: Arthritis and Musculoskeletal Disorders 2016 10.4137/CMAMD.S31560
The use of complementary health approaches among patients with knee osteoarthritis in Pakistan: A hospital based survey Journal Article Egyptian Rheumatologist 2016 10.1016/j.ejr.2015.08.003
Thinking out of the box: Alternative career choices for young doctors in Pakistan Journal Article Journal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan 2016
Medical Rehabilitation in Natural Disasters: A Review Journal Article Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 2015
Framingham Risk Scores for coronary heart disease in a cohort of Saudi Arabian men and women with spinal cord injury Journal Article Acta Neurol Belg 2015
Longitudinal cleavage of the penis in chronic spinal cord injury: two case reports Journal Article The Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine 2015
Exploring the attitudes of medical faculty members and students in Pakistan towards plagiarism: A cross sectional survey Journal Article PeerJ 2015 10.7717/peerj.1031
How to conduct a workshop on medical writing: Tips, advice and experience sharing Journal Article Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association 2015
Myths and misconceptions regarding facial nerve palsy management: Interesting perspectives From a developing Country Journal Article Journal of Neurosciences in Rural Practice 2015
REVISITING THE 2005 EARTHQUAKE PARAPLEGICS: WHAT HAS CHANGED IN A DECADE? Journal Article Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 2015
Rehabilitation lessons from the 2005 Pakistan earthquake and others since - looking back and ahead? Journal Article The Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association 2015
Rehabilitation lessons from the 2005 Pakistan earthquake and others since — looking back and ahead? Journal Article Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association 2015
The decrepit state of trauma care in under-developed healthcare settings and the need to integrate trauma rehabilitation as a continuum of care Journal Article Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association 2015
Facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy; a report of three cases from Pakistan Journal Article Rawal Medical Journal 2014
Number of Pakistani physicians working abroad; do we really need to know? Journal Article Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association 2014
Plagiarism detection softwares: Useful tools for medical writers and editors Journal Article Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association 2014
Undergraduate medical research is not an endangered species and why its future is bright in Pakistan? Journal Article Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association 2014
Medical rehabilitation of spinal cord injury following earthquakes in rehabilitation resource-scarce settings: implications for disaster research. Journal Article Spinal Cord 2013
Neglected traumatic spinal cord injuries: experience sharing from Pakistan. Journal Article Spinal Cord 2013
Management of musculoskeletal trauma & spinal injuries in disasters: stem cells vs. medical rehabilitation. Journal Article 2013
Letter to the editor: pressure ulcer management in disasters in low-resourced countries ?. Journal Article 2013
Developmental milestones: Even the Physicians don't know enough and what we need to do? RESPONSE Journal Article The Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association 2013
Developmental milestones: Even the physicians don't know enough and what we need to do? Journal Article Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association 2013
Factors associated with the development of pressure ulcers after spinal cord injury Journal Article Spinal Cord 2013 10.1038/sc.2012.118
Letter to the editor: pressure ulcer management in disasters in low-resourced countries . Journal Article Ostomy/wound management 2013
Management of musculoskeletal trauma & spinal injuries in disasters: stem cells vs. medical rehabilitation Journal Article Indian Journal of Medical Research 2013
Management of musculoskeletal trauma & spinal injuries in disasters: Stem cells vs. medical rehabilitation Journal Article Indian Journal of Medical Research 2013
Marked Thenar Wasting in Long Standing Carpel Tunnel Syndrome Journal Article Journal of Pioneering Medical Sciences 2013
Pressure ulcer management in disasters in low-resourced countries Journal Article Wound Management & Prevention 2013
Rehabilitation of persons with spinal cord injury in Afghanistan: Some recommendations Journal Article Spinal Cord 2013
Medical Rehabilitation After Natural Disasters: Why, When, and How? Journal Article Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 2012 10.1016/j.apmr.2012.05.018
Pneumorrhachis of thoracic spine after gunshot wound. Journal Article 2012
Comments: Poor patient counseling: a black mark on our health care system. Journal Article JPMA. The Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association 2012
Stercolith perforation. Journal Article Journal of College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan 2012
Going beyond the resident duty hours in Pakistan. Journal Article 2012
Comments: Poor patient counseling: A black mark on our health care system Journal Article The Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association 2012
Demographics of spinal cord injuries in Pakistan Book Epidemiology of Spinal Cord Injuries 2012
Going beyond the resident duty hours in Pakistan Journal Article Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association 2012
How to improve medical reading in Pakistani doctors? Journal Article Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association 2012
Is the good cholesterol that good at preventing cardiac events? Journal Article Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association 2012
Meeting the challenges of spinal cord injury care following sudden onset disaster - Lesons learned Journal Article Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine 2012 10.2340/16501977-0974
Non-operative management is superior to surgical stabilization in spine injury patients with complete neurological deficits: Some additional perspectives Journal Article Surgical Neurology International 2012 10.4103/2152-7806.92938
Pneumorrhachis of thoracic spine after gunshot wound Journal Article Journal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan 2012
Re: Burns AS, O'Connell C. The challenge of spinal cord injury care in the developing world. J Spinal Cord Med. 2012; 35:3-8 Journal Article Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine 2012 10.1179/1079026812Z.00000000061
Stercolith perforation Journal Article Journal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan 2012
Disability and health-related rehabilitation in international disaster relief Journal Article Global Health Action 2011 10.3402/gha.v4i0.7191
Epidemiology of non-disaster spinal injuries at a spine unit. Journal Article Journal of College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan 2011
(A313) Role of Physiatrists in Post Disaster Scenarios - Lessons Learned from Pakistan, China and Haiti Earthquakes Journal Article Prehospital and Disaster Medicine 2011 10.1017/S1049023X1100330X
(A314) Role of Medical Rehabilitation in Acute Disaster Response Journal Article Prehospital and Disaster Medicine 2011 10.1017/S1049023X11003311
A Report on Disability and Rehabilitation Medicine in Pakistan: Past, Present, and Future Directions Journal Article Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 2011
A comment on management of spinal injuries in the october 2005 pakistan earthquake Journal Article Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness 2011 10.1001/dmp.2011.66
Disability and health-related rehabilitation in international disaster relief. Journal Article Global health action 2011
Epidemiology of non-disaster spinal injuries at a spine unit Journal Article Journal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan 2011
Physical therapy versus heparin for prevention of deep venous thrombosis Journal Article Spinal Cord 2011 10.1038/sc.2010.142
Suicide bombing as an unusual cause of spinal cord injury: A case series from Pakistan Journal Article Spinal Cord 2011 10.1038/sc.2011.3
How do patients with chronic spinal injury in Pakistan manage their bowels A cross-sectional survey of 50 patients Journal Article Spinal Cord 2010 10.1038/sc.2010.46
A Technique for Suture Introduction in Multi-Strand Flexor Tendon Repairs Journal Article Techniques in Orthopaedics 2009 10.1097/BTO.0b013e3181bfa3b1
Pressure Ulcers in Spinal Cord Injury Journal Article American Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 2009 10.1097/PHM.0b013e318198b6d7
Metal in stomach: a rare cause of gastric bezoar Journal Article Case Reports 2009 10.1136/BCR.06.2008.0278
An update on spinal cord injuries in October 2005 earthquake in Pakistan Journal Article Spinal Cord 2008 10.1038/sj.sc.3102162
Acute flaccid paraplegia: a rare complication of meningococcal meningitis Journal Article Spinal Cord 2008
Letter to the editor Journal Article Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine 2008
Re: Complications in patients with spinal cord injuries sustained in an earthquake in northern Pakistan. J Spinal Cord Med. 2007;30 : 313-317 Journal Article Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine 2008
Re: complications in patients with spinal cord injuries sustained in an earthquake in northern Pakistan. Journal Article The journal of spinal cord medicine 2008
Spinal Cord Injury Management and Rehabilitation: Highlights and Shortcomings From the 2005 Earthquake in Pakistan Journal Article Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 2008
The prevalence of deep vein thrombosis in a cohort of patients with spinal cord injury following the Pakistan earthquake of October 2005 Journal Article Spinal Cord 2008 10.1038/sj.sc.3102170
Traumatic spinal cord injuries at a tertiary care rehabilitation institute in Pakistan Journal Article Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association 2008
Epidemiology of spinal cord injuries in the 2005 Pakistan earthquake Journal Article Spinal Cord 2007 10.1038/sj.sc.3102023
Role of therapeutic exercises in neurogenic thoracic outlet syndrome. Journal Article Journal of Ayub Medical College, Abbottabad : JAMC 2007
Experience and Preparedness of Major Incidents in Developing Countries Journal Article Disaster med. public health prep.

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01/2022WebinarFarooq A RathoreEnglish
10/2021WebinarOnline research resourcesFarooq A RathoreEnglish
10/2021WebinarEarly Rehabilitation in Stroke UnitFarooq A RathoreEnglish
08/2021WebinarFarooq A RathoreEnglish
08/2021WebinarFarooq A RathoreEnglish
3rd Multiple Sclerosis Workshop07/2021WebinarRehabilitation in Multiple SclerosisFarooq A RathoreEnglish
AuthorAID Webinar07/2021WebinarFarooq A RathoreEnglish
06/2021WebinarBeginner’s Guide to Academic WritingFarooq A RathoreEnglish
Virtual ISPRM 202106/2021WebinarFarooq A RathoreEnglish
05/2021WebinarFarooq A RathoreEnglish
17th Neurology Certificate Course04/2021WebinarNeurorehabilitationFarooq A RathoreEnglish
04/2021WebinarFarooq A RathoreEnglish
51st Annual Cubukcu Symposium11/2020WebinarCOVID-19 and research in PRMFarooq A RathoreEnglish
MERIT CoVID 19 Webinar Day 5009/2020WebinarFarooq A RathoreEnglish
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Year 2022
"Learned Publishing": 1 peer review;
"American Journal of the Medical Sciences": 1 peer review;
"Khyber Medical University Journal": 1 peer review;

Year 2021
"Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness": 1 peer review;
"JPMA. The Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association": 1 peer review;
"Accountability in Research": 1 peer review;
"Journal of Biomedical Research": 1 peer review;
"Rawal Medical Journal": 13 peer reviews;
"BMJ Open": 1 peer review;
"Spinal Cord": 3 peer reviews;
"Frontiers in Neurology": 1 peer review;
"SAGE Open": 1 peer review;
"Clinical Case Reports": 2 peer reviews;
"Turkish Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation": 6 peer reviews;
"Annals of Saudi Medicine": 1 peer review;
"Journal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons--Pakistan : JCPSP": 2 peer reviews;
"Pakistan Journal of Physiology": 1 peer review;
"Journal of Clinical Neuroscience": 1 peer review;
"Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association": 1 peer review;
"The Journal of Bahria University Medical and Dental College": 1 peer review;
"Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine": 2 peer reviews;
"Khyber Medical University Journal": 1 peer review;

Year 2020
"Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness": 1 peer review;
"BMJ Open": 1 peer review;
"Journal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons--Pakistan : JCPSP": 1 peer review;

Year 2019
"JPMA. The Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association": 1 peer review;

Year 2017
"Pakistan Journal of Medical Sciences": 1 peer review;